Orthodox Jewish Community

Hasidic Brooklyn
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April 15, 2019 - 11:25 am
Some are worried that the measles outbreak centered in Brooklyn and Rockland County may be leading to an unfortunate side effect – a backlash against Jews.
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Torah Yeshiva
Dreamstime
April 08, 2019 - 6:45 pm
The city’s Health Department is threatening yeshivas in Brooklyn with fines, and possible closure, if they allow non-vaccinated students into their buildings amid the ongoing measles outbreak.
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
February 28, 2019 - 5:31 pm
The city's Health Department on Thursday pleaded with parents to vaccinate their children against measles, as an outbreak in Brooklyn has grown exponentially since October.
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
January 08, 2019 - 5:41 pm
Health officials are cautioning New York residents as the state continues to battle the worst measles outbreak in decades.
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